Noni and the Book Ban
Realistic (fiction) 1,751 words, Level Y (Grade 5), Lexile 890LWhen the Sergeant Rotten Teeth series disappears from the school library, school newspaper reporter Noni takes it upon herself to consider freedom of speech and how it should impact the decision to restore or permanently remove the series. Noni and the Book Ban invites students to consider the implications of free speech through a relatable and entertaining text. The book can also be used to practice analyzing characters and retelling. The book and lesson are also available for levels S and V.
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